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Las Vegas Raiders select Neil Farrell Jr. at pick No. 126

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With the 126th pick of the 2022 NFL draft, the Las Vegas Raiders selected defensive tackle Neil Farrell Jr.

Farrell appeared in 51 games at LSU, starting 21 times. He started all 12 regular-season games as a graduate senior in 2021 and capped his career with 143 tackles, 22.5 tackles for loss, 7.5 sacks, eight quarterback hurries, and a pair of forced fumbles.

Farrell improved each year culminating with his best season as a Tiger as a graduate senior in 2021 when he recorded 45 tackles, 9.5 tackles for loss, and a pair of sacks. He was invited to the Senior Bowl in his hometown of Mobile, Alabama, after last season and was named All-America in 2021 by Pro Football Focus.

He graduated in August of 2021 with a degree in interdisciplinary studies and was twice named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll (2020 and 2021).

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